Tag: stitching

  • Train ticket art – yes, it’s still going!

    I’m still creating art out of my box of old train tickets. I got a gelli plate for Christmas (more on that in a subsequent post) so I’ve been using it to create backgrounds on the tickets – the gesso with which I prepared them picks up the acrylic paint really well.   Here is […]

  • Sewing Machine Sculpture

    Whilst trawling through my Textile Museums favourites, I found this picture of a lady using a sewing machine. It is a metal sculpture. I’ve no idea why I bookmarked it under Textile Museums but I’m glad I found it again! Anyone know where this is?

  • Wall tidy

    I thought I’d put a picture of the only thing I’ve sewn in the last few weeks (apart from turning up the hems on umpteen pairs of trousers and mending DS2’s coat). It is another sample for the ladies of the sewing studio in Zambia for Health Help International.  Ron is there now and took […]

  • Indian silk sari fabric!

    It’s half term this week so I haven’t had much time to post.  Haven’t done much else either because I’ve been down with DS2’s lurgy from last week and I haven’t felt like doing much… So let me titivate your senses with photos of the silk sari fabric which DH brought me back from India. […]

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